INTERIOR DECORATION (RETAIL SERVICES) Certificate III (MSF31013)
RTO: Box Hill Institute No. 01174
This course is designed to develop the knowledge and skills required for the selection and coordination of interior furnishings and finishes in the decoration of domestic and commercial interiors. You will study interior decoration and learn the practical skills and knowledge required to plan and implement creative design and decoration solutions for a variety of interior environments.
You will also learn skills in computing, Google SketchUp, presentation methods, soft furnishings, hard material application, colour theory and application. You will have the opportunity to use Adobe design software throughout the program. You will create a folio of design work of art and design courses at tertiary level.
Duration: 2 years
Venue: Mount Eliza Secondary College
Times: Wednesday 1:30pm – 5:00pm
Contribution to the VCE and VCAL
On completion of the program student are eligible for four credits towards their VCE or VCAL certificate, two at units 1 and 2 level and a 3 and 4 sequence. Students who successfully complete the year 12 Unit 3-4 sequence could be eligible for a 10% increment towards the calculation of their ATAR (subject to VTAC policy).
After successfully completing the course, you may undertake a broad range of further study from certificate, diploma and advanced diploma courses in interior design and decoration.
This course is suitable if you have an interest in interior design, colour consultation and styling.
Units of Competency
Units 1 & 2 Certificate III in Interior Decoration Retail Services
MSMWHS200 Work safely
MSMSUP102 Communicate in the workplace
MSMSUP106 Work in a team
MSFGN2001 Make measurements and calculations
BSBDES202 Evaluate the nature of design in a specific industry context
BSBDES301 Explore the use of colour
BSBDES305 Source and apply information on the history and theory of design
Units 3 & 4 Certificate III in Interior Decoration Retail Services
CUADIG304 Create visual design components
CUAACD301 Produce drawings to communicate ideas
MSFGN3002 Estimate and cost job
MSFID3001 Source and specify decoration products
MSFID3002 Style a retail display
MSMENV272 Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices